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Minor Requirements

Manufacturing Engineering Minor

This minor is not accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology.

  • Bus 370 Introduction to Operations Management (3 credits)
  • CTE 352 Manufacturing: Metallic Materials and Processes (3 credits)
  • Econ 202 Principles of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • ME 481 Control Systems (3 credits)
  • ME 410 Principles of Lean Manufacturing (3 credits)
  • One of the following (3 credits):
    • Bus 439 Systems and Simulation (3 credits)
    • Bus 456 Quality Management (3 credits)

Courses to total 20 credits for this minor

Note: Only two ME classes listed above may be used to fulfill requirements for a manufacturing engineering minor AND mechanical engineering technical electives.


Mechanical Engineering Minor

  • Engr 105 Engineering Graphics (2 credits)
  • Engr 210 Engineering Statics (3 credits)
  • Engr 220 Engineering Dynamics (3 credits)
  • ME 123 Introduction to Mechanical Design (3 credits)
  • ME 223 Mechanical Design Analysis (3 credits)
  • Courses selected from the following (including at least 6 credits from ME courses) (9 credits):
    • Engr 320 Engineering Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer (3 credits)
    • Engr 335 Engineering Fluid Mechanics (3 credits)
    • Engr 350 Engineering Mechanics of Materials (3 credits)
    • ME 313 Dynamic Modeling of Engineering Systems (3 credits)
    • ME 325 Machine Component Design I (3 credits)
    • ME 345 Heat Transfer (3 credits)

Courses to total 20 credits for this minor.

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Engineering Physics Building Rm. 324K

Mailing Address:

Mechanical Engineering
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 0902
Moscow, ID 83844-0902

Phone: 208-885-6579

Fax: 208-885-9031

Email: medept@uidaho.edu